Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 514 521
Rank change year-on-year +127 +7 -28
Permanent jobs citing GIS 166 76 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 0.75% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 111 81 128
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £46,165 £43,500
% change year-on-year -13.35% +6.13% +2.35%

GIS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9650 10176 13965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.53% 29.35% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 8937 11926
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS in the South East.

Salary trend for GIS in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +33 55 £30,000 -33.33% 3
West Sussex +37 43 £32,500 +1.56%
Surrey +23 33 £41,250 +28.91%
Berkshire +43 22 £32,000 -44.35% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £22,500 -43.75% 2
East Sussex - 18 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +10 16 £45,000 +28.57%
Hampshire +19 12 £41,500 -40.71% 1
Kent - 5 £43,750 -
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England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for GIS.

1 81 (48.80%) Degree
2 56 (33.73%) Presales
3 44 (26.51%) SAP
4 35 (21.08%) SQL
5 33 (19.88%) Java
5 33 (19.88%) Geospatial Data
6 32 (19.28%) JavaScript
6 32 (19.28%) C++
6 32 (19.28%) CAD
7 30 (18.07%) SQL Server
7 30 (18.07%) Finance
8 29 (17.47%) SAP Implementation
8 29 (17.47%) SAP PM
9 28 (16.87%) J2EE
10 27 (16.27%) SAP FI
10 27 (16.27%) SAP MM
10 27 (16.27%) SAP HR
10 27 (16.27%) SAP FI/CO
10 27 (16.27%) BAPI
10 27 (16.27%) SAP CO
10 27 (16.27%) Document Management
10 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
10 27 (16.27%) IDoc
11 25 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (15.06%) .NET
11 25 (15.06%) HTML
12 23 (13.86%) C#
12 23 (13.86%) Telecoms
13 21 (12.65%) Aerospace
13 21 (12.65%) Games

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.83%) ArcGIS
2 8 (4.82%) GeoServer
3 6 (3.61%) Apache
4 5 (3.01%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.01%) CMS
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
4 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.81%) JBoss
5 3 (1.81%) WildFly
6 2 (1.20%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 19 (11.45%) Autodesk Inventor
2 15 (9.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 29 (17.47%) SAP PM
2 27 (16.27%) SAP CO
2 27 (16.27%) SAP FI
2 27 (16.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (16.27%) SAP HR
2 27 (16.27%) SAP MM
3 19 (11.45%) SAP GTS
3 19 (11.45%) SAP PS
3 19 (11.45%) SAP R/3
4 11 (6.63%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (4.82%) Maximo
5 8 (4.82%) Primavera
5 8 (4.82%) SAP EHS
5 8 (4.82%) SAP QM
5 8 (4.82%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.60%) SAP ECC
6 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) GitHub
1 5 (3.01%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) Broadband
2 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.88%) Geospatial Data
2 30 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.42%) QGIS
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.22%) Power BI
5 7 (4.22%) PowerPivot
6 6 (3.61%) SAP HANA
7 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.01%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.41%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.41%) Big Data
9 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.20%) Redis
10 2 (1.20%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (12.05%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.61%) NUnit
4 5 (3.01%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.41%) JIRA
6 3 (1.81%) Gradle
7 2 (1.20%) Moq
7 2 (1.20%) Subversion
8 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (18.07%) Finance
2 23 (13.86%) Telecoms
3 21 (12.65%) Aerospace
3 21 (12.65%) Games
4 14 (8.43%) Marketing
5 11 (6.63%) Retail
6 8 (4.82%) Digital Economy
7 3 (1.81%) Local Government
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 2 (1.20%) Back Office
8 2 (1.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (24.10%) Consultant
2 37 (22.29%) Developer
3 27 (16.27%) SAP Consultant
3 27 (16.27%) SAP PM Consultant
4 19 (11.45%) Analyst
4 19 (11.45%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 14 (8.43%) Graduate
6 12 (7.23%) Presales Engineer
7 11 (6.63%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.63%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.82%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.87%) J2EE
2 27 (16.27%) BAPI
2 27 (16.27%) IDoc
3 25 (15.06%) .NET
3 25 (15.06%) HTML
4 20 (12.05%) CSS
5 16 (9.64%) Web Services
6 15 (9.04%) OpenLayers
7 14 (8.43%) Ajax
8 13 (7.83%) HTML5
8 13 (7.83%) REST
9 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET
9 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (6.63%) jQuery
10 8 (4.82%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (4.22%) LINQ
11 7 (4.22%) PostGIS
12 6 (3.61%) JSON
12 6 (3.61%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.42%) Renewable Energy
5 8 (4.82%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.81%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.20%) CCTV
7 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.20%) LLPG
7 2 (1.20%) User Experience
7 2 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.20%) Wiki
8 1 (0.60%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.61%) Linux
2 5 (3.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) Presales
2 32 (19.28%) CAD
3 29 (17.47%) SAP Implementation
4 27 (16.27%) Document Management
5 25 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (12.05%) Data Management
6 20 (12.05%) EAM
7 19 (11.45%) Configuration Management
7 19 (11.45%) Mathematics
7 19 (11.45%) PLM
7 19 (11.45%) Software Engineering
8 16 (9.64%) MVC
9 13 (7.83%) CRM
9 13 (7.83%) Test Automation
10 12 (7.23%) Open Source
11 11 (6.63%) SDLC
12 10 (6.02%) Web Development
13 9 (5.42%) Business Development
13 9 (5.42%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.08%) SQL
2 33 (19.88%) Java
3 32 (19.28%) C++
3 32 (19.28%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.86%) C#
5 20 (12.05%) Python
6 18 (10.84%) R
7 7 (4.22%) sed
7 7 (4.22%) VBA
8 4 (2.41%) C
8 4 (2.41%) Scala
9 3 (1.81%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.81%) Groovy
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.20%) VC++
11 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (48.80%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.63%) Master's Degree
4 9 (5.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.22%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (3.61%) HNC
6 6 (3.61%) MBA
6 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.01%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.01%) PhD
8 1 (0.60%) CISM
8 1 (0.60%) CISSP
8 1 (0.60%) CRISC
8 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.82%) QA
2 7 (4.22%) SLA
3 3 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 6 (3.61%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 44 (26.51%) SAP
2 16 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.82%) Oracle
4 7 (4.22%) ESRI
4 7 (4.22%) Mapinfo
5 5 (3.01%) Ariba
5 5 (3.01%) Concur
6 1 (0.60%) Google
6 1 (0.60%) Lagan